Poster for The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel - Northern War with the title partially written in Japanese script

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel – Northern War Starts Pre-Downloads Before Launch

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel – Northern War has already started pre-downloads in Japan. This is the latest development before the game launches globally at noon on December 6. Taiwanese game company USERJOY Technology made the announcement on its official X account. They said the game’s release countdown has started and also shared information regarding collaboration with Nijisanji Liver.

The makers are holding a pre-registration campaign before the game releases. It will be available to play for free on both iOS and Android mobile devices tomorrow. In-game items such as SSR “Ellie McDowell” and “Gacha Tickets” will be given as guaranteed rewards.

Players who pre-register on the game’s official site now will have a chance to win prizes such as an iPhone 15 Pro 256GB, an Amazon gift card, and coloured paper with main cast notes. At the time of writing, the game has already received more than 500,000 user pre-registrations.

About The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel – Northern War

The game is based on the anime series of the same name that debuted worldwide on January 6. It will feature RPG-style expeditions where players journey through dungeons fighting monsters and unlocking passages to reach the next areas. The game will also host a randomly generated dungeon in the Trial Forest that offers spots to improve your stats and find additional characters.

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel – Northern War is set during the time skip between Trails of Cold Steel II and III. It explores the Northern War, showing the conflict between the North Ambria State and the Erebonian Empire. The game has an original storyline and features characters from the anime, as well as some of the iconic characters from The Legend of Heroes franchise.

Before you rush to pre-register for this one, make sure to check out some of our other news such as Urban Legend Hunters 2: Double Arriving in Spring 2024. iOS players can find the game here.